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ARAHAN KEPADA PELAJAR / INSTRUCTIONS TO STUDENTS 1. Tugasan ini mengandungi SATU (1) soalan sahaja yang disediakan dalam bahasa modul bercetak kursus ini. / This assignment contains only ONE (1) question that is set in the language of the printed module for the course. 2. Jawab dalam Bahasa Inggeris. / Answer in English. 3. Muatturunkan templet tugasan versi bahasa yang berkenaan daripada MyVLE untuk penyediaan dan penyerahan tugasan anda. Tugasan anda hendaklah ditaip dengan menggunakan saiz fon 12 Times New Roman dan langkau baris 1.5. / Download the language version of the assignment template concerned from the MyVLE for preparation and submission of your assignment. Your assignment should be typed using 12 point Times New Roman font and 1.5 line spacing. 4. Anda dikehendaki menghantar tugasan SECARA ON-LINE melalui MyVLE. Sila rujuk kepada portal untuk arahan mengenai prosedur menghantar tugasan anda secara on-line. Anda dinasihatkan menyimpan senaskah tugasan yang diserahkan untuk rujukan sendiri. / You must submit your assignment ON-LINE via the MyVLE. Refer to the portal for instructions on the procedures to submit your assignment on-line. You are advised to keep a copy of your submitted assignment for personal reference. 5. Anda hanya boleh menghantar tugasan SEKALI sahaja dalam SATU fail. / You can submit your assignment ONCE only in a SINGLE file. 6. Tugasan anda hendaklah diserahkan antara 2 - 13 November 2011. Serahan selepas 13 November 2011 TIDAK akan diterima. / Your assignment must be submitted between 2 - 13 November 2011. Submission after 13 November 2011 will NOT be accepted. 7. Tugasan hendaklah disiapkan secara individu. Anda dilarang meniru tugasan orang lain. Anda juga dilarang sama sekali memplagiat kerja orang lain sebagai kerja sendiri. / Your assignment should be prepared individually. You should not copy another person’s assignment. You should also not plagiarise another person’s work as your own.


(Total: 30 marks) 2 .SOALAN TUGASAN /ASSIGNMENT QUESTION SOALAN / QUESTION Phonetics is the study of speech sounds while Phonology focuses on the speech sound system of a particular language. can Phonology be studied without Phonetics? DISCUSS. Write an essay of 2000-2500 words on the topic. In your opinion.

as well as giving appropriate elaboration. 3. excluding references Format: An essay comprising the following: • • • An Introduction paragraph Various body paragraphs A Conclusion paragraph Provided below are some tips to assist you in the completion of your assignment. you must make clear the orientation of your essay and the discussion that follows in the body paragraphs by having a clear thesis statement. You are also expected to synthesise information from your readings of related literature and cite scholarly work wherever applicable. This should lead you into indicating your stand on the topic. commenting on the relationship between Phonetics and Phonology. Your body paragraphs must include a critical and detailed discussion of each of the 3 points (reasons) included in each body paragraph. Introduction 1. whether you agree or disagree with the given statement and briefly stating your reasons to support your stand or to indicate how the two areas of linguistics are related or not. i. supporting your stand or thesis statement. you are required to directly address the issue raised in the question. i. Discuss each point/reason clearly. Provide an overview or brief definitions of Phonetics and Phonology and make general comments about the relationship between the them. First.e. Body Paragraphs You must have a minimum of 3 major points to support your stand: 2. 3 . Since this is the introductory paragraph.GUIDELINES Length: 2000-2500 words.e. Substantiate your discussion with clear and relevant examples.

PLAGIARISME : POTONGAN MARKAH / PLAGIARISM : MARKS DEDUCTION Amaran : Tugasan yang diserahkan secara automatik akan disemak untuk persamaan. End your essay with a good conclusion. If plagiarism is detected. marks would be deducted as follows:  Tugasan dengan kandungan 10 . markah akan dipotong seperti berikut: / Warning : The submitted assignment will automatically undergo a similarity check.e. You are required to obtain information from various sources. 5. You MUST demonstrate the ability to select and organise the gathered information into a cohesive and coherent piece of work. Your assignment will be evaluated based on the following criteria:  comprehensive knowledge of the subject        excellent understanding of issues and debates confidence in the selection and interpretation of materials/authority logical and convincing development of an argument appropriate writing style (academic) accurate language correct use of academic referencing evidence of independent thought and judgment in answering the question PENILAIAN / EVALUATION Tugasan ini akan menyumbangkan 30 % markah kepada kursus tersebut dan akan dinilai berdasarkan kepada Skema Jawapan.Conclusion 4. i. • Assignments with 10 .30 % overlap with others : 20% deduction from the total marks scored.  Tugasan melebihi kandungan 30 % yang sama dengan lain: Markah sifar akan diberikan.30 % yang sama dengan lain: 20% potongan daripada jumlah markah yang diperolehi. Jika plagiarisme dikesan. Anda akan dimaklumkan tentang markah tugasan ini sebelum Peperiksaan Akhir Semester bermula / You would be informed of the assignment mark before the Final Semester Examination commences. making a meaningful conclusive statement about what you have written and driving your point home. • Assignments with more than 30% overlap with others : Zero mark would be given 4 . / This assignment accounts for 30 % of the marks for the course mentioned and shall be assessed based on the Answer Scheme.